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For the fourth year in a row, Philadelphia Insurance and Heffernan Insurance Brokers pledged to keep Portland warm by partnering with Impact NW to collect and distribute hundreds of cold-weather clothing.

Local Businesses Spread the Warmth


You can shop to help Impact NW! We currently partner with Fred Meyer Rewards and Amazon Smile. After choosing to support Impact NW, every time you shop at these vendors, a portion of the profits benefit our organization!

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Annual Impact NW Garden Party


View Garden Party photos and learn about our achievements!

Impact NW Mission Video


To help people prosper through a community of support.


36,000 Individuals receive nurturing, effective and quality services each year.

12,000 Meals are served weekly to hungry children.

3,321 Volunteers serve 32,382 total hours each year, a value of $688,117 in additional services.

Youth & Family Services

Provide school and community-based educational, pre-employment, and life skill supports to youth ages 5-21 in the metro area.

Housing & Safety Net Services

Provide comprehensive stabilizing and sustaining services to help families and individuals achieve and maintain long-lasting self-sufficiency.

Early Childhood & Family Services

Promote the nurturing, development, and school-readiness of children from birth through age five by providing education, support, and guidance.

News and Events

Anthony, a father of twin boys, found support at Impact NW's Richmond Place

A Place to Call Home: Anthony's Story

“Impact NW was the first place that opened its doors to me as a single parent,” explained Anthony. “They’re more than a landlord—they’re your advocate, and they fight for you." Read Anthony's inspirational story of finding housing through Impact NW, and getting his twin boys back from foster care.